NGT Slaps a fine of Rs 50,000 on Karnataka, Manipur

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New Delhi: The National Green Tribunal has slapped a fine of Rs 50,000 each on Karnataka and Manipur for not filing statements on maintenance of green cover along highways and the number of trees proposed to be cut for various projects. A bench headed by acting NGT Chairperson Justice Jawad Rahim noted that Karnataka and Manipur… Read more »

Tharoor moves court for anticipatory bail in Sunanda Pushkar death

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New Delhi: Congress leader Shashi Tharoor today moved a Delhi court seeking anticipatory bail in the case related to the death of his wife Sunanda Pushkar. Tharoor has already been summoned as an accused in the case. The politician’s plea was filed before Special Judge Arvind Kumar who sought Delhi Police’s response and kept it for… Read more »

Till further orders,No tree felling in South Delhi colonies: NGT

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New Delhi: The Ministry of Housing and Urban Affairs and the National Buildings Construction Corporation, will insure not a single tree to be cut and status quo be maintained on tree felling till further orders in seven South Delhi colonies, the National Green Tribunal directed today. A bench headed by Acting NGT Chairperson Justice Jawad Rahim… Read more »